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There are 6 ways to get from Busan to Pohang by bus, train, subway, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Pohang

$11

Cheapest option

Train Korail Mugunghwa  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the train from Centum Station to Pohong Station Mugunghwa Bujeon

$6 - $8

4 alternative options

Train Korail  •  2h 13m

  1. Take the train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station KTX Busan / ...
  2. Take the train from Dongdaegu Station to Pohong Station KTXSeoul-Pohang / ...

$10 - $37

Line 1 Metro, bus  •  2h 23m

  1. Take the line 1 Metro from Busan Station to Nopo Station 1
  2. Take the bus from Busan Central Bus Terminal to Pohang

$9

Taxi  •  1h 32m

  1. Take a taxi from Busan to Pohang 76.3 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  1h 32m

  1. Drive from Busan to Pohang 76.3 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Busan to Pohang is to train which costs ₩6,500 - ₩9,000 and takes 2h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Busan to Pohang is to taxi which costs ₩110,000 - ₩140,000 and takes 1h 32m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal and arriving at Pohang. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Centum Station station and arriving at Pohong Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between Busan and Pohang is 106 km. The road distance is 122.1 km.

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The best way to get from Busan to Pohang without a car is to bus which takes 1h 40m and costs ₩12,000.

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The bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Pohang takes 1h 40m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Busan to Pohang bus services, operated by bus Tago, depart from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal station.

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Busan to Pohang train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Busan Station.

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The best way to get from Busan to Pohang is to bus which takes 1h 40m and costs ₩12,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₩11,000 - ₩43,000 and takes 2h 13m.

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Map of how to get from Busan to Pohang.
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  • Distance: 66.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 40m

What companies run services between Busan, South Korea and Pohang, South Korea?

bus Tago operates a bus from Busan to Pohang hourly. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Busan to Pohang via Dongdaegu Station in around 2h 13m.

Train operators
Korail
Phone
(82) 1544-7788 + 7
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
letskorail.com
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trip.com
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Pohong Station
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Suseo High Speed Railway
Website
srail.co.kr
Train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $16
Schedules at
etk.srail.co.kr
Standard Class
$15 - $16
First Class
$21 - $24
Korail Mugunghwa
Website
letskorail.com
Train from Busan Station to Dongdaegu Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $26
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$6 - $22
Economy Class
$7 - $26
Train from Dongdaegu Station to Pohong Station
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$4 - $6
Economy Class
$4 - $7
Train from Centum Station to Pohong Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
letskorail.com
Standing
$6 - $7
Economy Class
$7 - $8
Busan Transportation Co.
Website
humetro.busan.kr
Subway from Busan Station to Nopo Station
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
humetro.busan.kr
Bus operators
bus Tago
Website
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Busan Sasang Bus Terminal to Pohang
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Bus from Busan Central Bus Terminal to Pohang
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bustago.or.kr
Other operators
Taxi from Busan to Pohang
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Navi Call
Phone
+82 1599 8255
Website
navicall.co.kr
Marine Call
Phone
+82 51 750 0000
Deungdae Call
Phone
+82 51 600 1000
Website
ddcall.co.kr

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Busan to Pohang bus services, operated by bus Tago, arrive at Pohang station.

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Busan to Pohang train services, operated by Korail, arrive at Pohong Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Busan to Pohang is 122 km. It takes approximately 1h 32m to drive from Busan to Pohang.

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There are 76+ hotels available in Pohang. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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